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Christmas on North Main Parade

November 23, 2014
North Main Street
North Main Street, Evansville, Indiana, 47711 Website

The Budweiser Clydesdales will be appearing at the parade this year, along with local favorites the Boom Squad and more! Parade starts at 2:30 pm and features more than 100 floats and includes an appearance from Good Old St. Nick! 

35th Annual Victorian Christmas

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November 27 - 30, 2014
Reitz Home Museum
224 SE First St, Evansville, IN, 47713 Website

Always beautiful, the Reitz Home Museum is especially so during Victorian Christmas. 18 rooms sparkle under the expert hands of 18 different local designers to create an experience you won't forget! Candlelight tours available Dec 5th and 13th. Event runs November 16-January 4. 

Hadi Shrine Circus

November 27 - 30, 2014
Ford Center
1 SE 7th Street, Evansville , IN, 47708 Website

Every Thanksgiving weekend in Evansville the circus comes to town! Put on by the Hadi Shrine and housed in fabulous Ford Center Arena, this circus has been an Evansville tradition for 81 years! Death defying feats, acrobatics, high wire antics and of course, Evansville's own Hadi Funsters Clown Troupe. Get the classic circus experience! 

Tattoo You Friday- Boogie Nights

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November 28, 2014
Boogie Nights
701 A NW Riverside Drive, Evansville , IN, 47708
 2nd Annual River City Tattoo Contest presented by Revolution Ink - over $5,000 in prizes in 20 categories.

Tin Man Brewing Anniversary Party

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November 28, 2014
Tin Man Brewing Company
1430 W. Franklin Street, Evansville, IN, 47710 Website

Tin Man Brewing, home of Star Trek Warnog Beer, is holding a 2 year anniversary celebration! Enjoy two Firkins and newly released small batches, brewery tours from 1- 5pm, door prizes, special 2 year anniversary glasses, half-price growler fills and live music all day long! 

Winter Carnival

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November 29 - 30, 2014
Vanderburgh 4-H Center
201 E. Boonville-New Harmony Rd, Evansville, IN, 47725

Dazzling displays of Christmas lights, fully decorated Christmas trees and beautiful holiday decorations await at the Winter Carnival! Come visit Santa's workshop! and tell him your Christmas wishes. Santa's workshop is located in the SIAM building, which is in the center of the light display. Workshop hours are Friday and Saturday's 6 to 9 PM and Sundays 6 to 8 PM. This event is free to the public. Donations will be accepted. Winter Carnival runs Nov. 29 - Dec. 25, 2014.

Cirque Dreams Holidaze

December 2, 2014
Old National Events Plaza
715 Locust St., Evansville, IN, 47713 Website

A holiday circus spectacular! Original music plus seasonal favorites accompany this peppermint flavored dreamscape full of daring feats and surprises. Hundreds of spectacular costumes adorn the performers in a landscape evocative of a true winter wonderland. 

35th Annual Victorian Christmas

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December 5 - 7, 2014
Reitz Home Museum
224 SE First St, Evansville, IN, 47713 Website

Always beautiful, the Reitz Home Museum is especially so during Victorian Christmas. 18 rooms sparkle under the expert hands of 18 different local designers to create an experience you won't forget! Candlelight tours available Dec 5th and 13th. Event runs November 16-January 4. 

Part of the citywide Holly Jolly Holiday event!

Candlelight Tour- Victorian Christmas

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December 5, 2014
Reitz Home Museum
224 SE First St, Evansville, IN, 47713 Website

Visit the Reitz Home for its popular event during Victorian Christmas, the Candlelight Tour. The mansion has a special glow at night with its stained-glass panels, Tiffany lamps, and twinkling lights. This informal self-guided tour is one of the most popular ways to experience the Reitz Home's Christmas decor, collections of art and furnishings, and nineteenth century decorative arts.

Emtrac Express

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December 5 - 6, 2014
Evansville Museum Transportation Center (EMTRAC)
411 SE Riverside Dr, Evansville, IN, 47713 Website

Visit the Evansville Museum Transportation Center for a holiday evening of magical memories! Guests will enjoy a special reading of The Polar Express in the train's club car and will be treated to hot cocoa and cookies in the train's dining car. A special gift and a visit with Santa will make this an evening to cherish for years to come.

Ritzy's Fantasy of Lights

December 5 - 7, 2014
Garvin Park
Heidelbach Avenue Across from Bosse Field, Evansville, IN, 47711 Website

As the holiday season arrives, Garvin Park transforms into into a winter wonderland of lights and holiday scenes.  Each year, the "magical mile" helps pay for thousands of physical, occupational and speech therapy sessions to children and adults with disabilities at the easter Seals Rehabilitation Center.; 5-9 p.m. Sunday-Thursday 5-10 p.m.

The Myaamia (Miami) Perspective of the War of 1812

December 5, 2014
Angel Mounds State Historic Site
8215 Pollack Ave, Evansville, IN, 47715 Website

On Friday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m., Miami of Oklahoma tribal member and University of Miami professor George Ironstrack will present "Our Hearts are Heavy as the Earth: Miami Indians and the War of 1812" at Angel Mounds State Historic Site. This presentation examines the War of 1812 from the perspective of one Myaamia (Miami Indian) historian.

Winter Carnival

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December 5 - 7, 2014
Vanderburgh 4-H Center
201 E. Boonville-New Harmony Rd, Evansville, IN, 47725

Dazzling displays of Christmas lights, fully decorated Christmas trees and beautiful holiday decorations await at the Winter Carnival! Come visit Santa's workshop! and tell him your Christmas wishes. Santa's workshop is located in the SIAM building, which is in the center of the light display. Workshop hours are Friday and Saturday's 6 to 9 PM and Sundays 6 to 8 PM. This event is free to the public. Donations will be accepted. Winter Carnival runs Nov. 29 - Dec. 25, 2014.

Peppermint Pops

December 6 - 7, 2014
Victory Theatre
600 Main Street, Evansville, IN, 47708 Website

Your favorite Christmas carols and songs performed by soprano Lisa Vroman, The Evansville Philharmonic Chorus and the Evansville Children's Choir!

35th Annual Victorian Christmas

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December 12 - 14, 2014
Reitz Home Museum
224 SE First St, Evansville, IN, 47713 Website

Always beautiful, the Reitz Home Museum is especially so during Victorian Christmas. 18 rooms sparkle under the expert hands of 18 different local designers to create an experience you won't forget! Candlelight tours available Dec 5th and 13th. Event runs November 16-January 4. 

Ritzy's Fantasy of Lights

December 12 - 14, 2014
Garvin Park
Heidelbach Avenue Across from Bosse Field, Evansville, IN, 47711 Website

As the holiday season arrives, Garvin Park transforms into into a winter wonderland of lights and holiday scenes.  Each year, the "magical mile" helps pay for thousands of physical, occupational and speech therapy sessions to children and adults with disabilities at the easter Seals Rehabilitation Center.; 5-9 p.m. Sunday-Thursday 5-10 p.m.

Winter Carnival

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December 12 - 14, 2014
Vanderburgh 4-H Center
201 E. Boonville-New Harmony Rd, Evansville, IN, 47725

Dazzling displays of Christmas lights, fully decorated Christmas trees and beautiful holiday decorations await at the Winter Carnival! Come visit Santa's workshop! and tell him your Christmas wishes. Santa's workshop is located in the SIAM building, which is in the center of the light display. Workshop hours are Friday and Saturday's 6 to 9 PM and Sundays 6 to 8 PM. This event is free to the public. Donations will be accepted.

Candlelight Tour- Victorian Christmas

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December 13, 2014
Reitz Home Museum
224 SE First St, Evansville, IN, 47713 Website

Visit the Reitz Home for its popular event during Victorian Christmas, the Candlelight Tour. The mansion has a special glow at night with its stained-glass panels, Tiffany lamps, and twinkling lights. This informal self-guided tour is one of the most popular ways to experience the Reitz Home's Christmas decor, collections of art and furnishings, and nineteenth century decorative arts.

December 5th, and 13th, 2014. 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Regular Museum admission applies.

Christmas on Main

December 13, 2014
Main Street
Downtown Evansville, Evansville, IN, 47708 Website

Christmas on Main Street is a new tradition in old fashioned elegance! Luminaria lines the street while choirs sing and folks mingle, sipping (free!) hot chocolate, perusing pop up shops and art galleries. Be on the lookout for Santa Claus!

Dickens Christmas on Franklin Street

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December 13, 2014
Historic Franklin Street
W Franklin St, Evansville, IN, 47712

A new Evansvile tradition filled with old world charm! Watch as historic Franklin Street is transformed into a Dickens village for one day only! Fresh garland scents the air and Christmas carols everywhere! Live actors in Victorian garb create the mood of Dickens novel as you shop and sup on one of Evansville's oldest and most preserved street. Carriage rides pick up and drop off at West Branch Library park. 1:00 pm -4:00 pm

Emtrac Express

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December 13 - 14, 2014
Evansville Museum Transportation Center (EMTRAC)
411 SE Riverside Dr, Evansville, IN, 47713 Website

Visit the Evansville Museum Transportation Center for a holiday evening of magical memories! Guests will enjoy a special reading of The Polar Express in the train's club car and will be treated to hot cocoa and cookies in the train's dining car. A special gift and a visit with Santa will make this an evening to cherish for years to come.

Holly Jolly Holiday!

December 13, 2014

Citywide
Franklin and Main Street, Evansville, Indiana

This citywide event turns Evansville into a true holiday wonderland! Dickens Christmas on Franklin Street, Christmas on Main Street, Victorian Christmas at the Reitz Home Museum, luminaries lining Main Street, special entertainment and food celebrations in restaurants & bars, Ritzy's Fantasy of Lights in Garvin Park, and a special presentation of The Nutcracker performed by Evansville Ballet and the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra all come together to spread seasonal cheer throughout the city! 

Nutcracker

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December 13 - 14, 2014
Victory Theatre
600 Main Street, Evansville, IN, 47708 Website

Evansville Ballet Theatre, accompanied by the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra, will present the treasured holiday tradition Nutcracker at Evansville's historic Victory Theatre. This full-length ballet is the area's only production with live music featuring the talents of the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra. 

35th Annual Victorian Christmas

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December 19 - 21, 2014
Reitz Home Museum
224 SE First St, Evansville, IN, 47713 Website

Always beautiful, the Reitz Home Museum is especially so during Victorian Christmas. 18 rooms sparkle under the expert hands of 18 different local designers to create an experience you won't forget! Candlelight tours available Dec 5th and 13th. Event runs November 16-January 4. 

Ritzy's Fantasy of Lights

December 19 - 21, 2014
Garvin Park
Heidelbach Avenue Across from Bosse Field, Evansville, IN, 47711 Website

As the holiday season arrives, Garvin Park transforms into into a winter wonderland of lights and holiday scenes.  Each year, the "magical mile" helps pay for thousands of physical, occupational and speech therapy sessions to children and adults with disabilities at the easter Seals Rehabilitation Center.; 5-9 p.m. Sunday-Thursday 5-10 p.m.

Magic Cares 2014

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December 21, 2014
Old National Events Plaza
715 Locust St., Evansville, IN, 47713 Website

A holiday themed, one of a kind magic and comedy show that will entertain the whole family from age 2 to 102! Magicians from across the midwest donate their time and talents to this show, a benefit for Vanderburgh County CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate). And just wait...there might be a special appearance by Old St. Nick himself! 

35th Annual Victorian Christmas

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December 26 - 28, 2014
Reitz Home Museum
224 SE First St, Evansville, IN, 47713 Website

Always beautiful, the Reitz Home Museum is especially so during Victorian Christmas. 18 rooms sparkle under the expert hands of 18 different local designers to create an experience you won't forget! Candlelight tours available Dec 5th and 13th. Event runs November 16-January 4. 

Ritzy's Fantasy of Lights

December 26 - 28, 2014
Garvin Park
Heidelbach Avenue Across from Bosse Field, Evansville, IN, 47711 Website

As the holiday season arrives, Garvin Park transforms into into a winter wonderland of lights and holiday scenes.  Each year, the "magical mile" helps pay for thousands of physical, occupational and speech therapy sessions to children and adults with disabilities at the easter Seals Rehabilitation Center.; 5-9 p.m. Sunday-Thursday 5-10 p.m.

Gold Member NYE Bash- Boogie Nights

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December 31, 2014
Boogie Nights
701 A NW Riverside Drive, Evansville , IN, 47708 Website

It's Groovy Baby! Gold Member Themed NYE Bash- all VIP ticket holders receive a FREE 2015 VIP Card loaded with a gift card!  General Admission, VIP Admission and VIP Seating Packages are available. 

35th Annual Victorian Christmas

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January 2 - 4, 2015
Reitz Home Museum
224 SE First St, Evansville, IN, 47713 Website

Always beautiful, the Reitz Home Museum is especially so during Victorian Christmas. 18 rooms sparkle under the expert hands of 18 different local designers to create an experience you won't forget! Candlelight tours available Dec 5th and 13th. Event runs November 16-January 4. 

Monster Jam 2015

January 10 - 11, 2015
Ford Center
1 SE 7th Street, Evansville , IN, 47708 Website

These twelve-feet-tall, ten-thousand-pound monster trucks will bring you to your feet, racing and ripping up a custom-designed track full of obstacles to soar over - OR smash through. Excitement for all ages! 

Music from the time of Downton Abbey

January 17, 2015
Victory Theatre
600 Main Street, Evansville, IN, 47708 Website

Evansville Philharmonic concert featuring works from the early 1900s including "Jupiter" from Gustov Holst's "The Planets." 

Harlem Globetrotters Washing General Revenge Tour

January 18, 2015
Ford Center
1 SE 7th Street, Evansville , IN, 47708 Website

The Harlem Globetrotters  face their rivals of the last 50 years, the Washington Generals! 

Mid-America Motorcycle Expo

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January 24 - 25, 2015
Old National Events Plaza
715 Locust Street, Evansville, IN, 47713 Website

The Mid-America Motorcycle Expo returns for the 8th consecutive year to the Old National Events Plaza’s Exhibit Halls in the heart of downtown Evansville. Two days of motorcycle swap mee with 70+ vendors including new and used bike dealers, parts and accessory dealers, apparel dealers, along with custom bikes, tech booths and live music!

Rodney Carrington- Here Comes the Truth Tour

January 30, 2015
Old National Events Plaza
715 Locust St., Evansville, IN, 47713 Website

Comedian and country singer/songwriter Rodney Carrington will be at the Aiken Theatre on Friday, January 30th at 7:00pm.

Gumbo Cook-Off on Franklin

February 7, 2015
Historic Franklin Street
W Franklin St, Evansville, IN, 47712

Stay tuned for more information on this event! 

Music City Hitmakers

February 7 - 8, 2015
Victory Theatre
600 Main Street, Evansville, IN, 47708 Website

Songwriters behind the hits of Kenny Chesney, Carrie Underwood and more come to the Evansville to perform hit songs from the tv show Nashville, backed by the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra

Mardi Gras Franklin Crawl and Grand Parade

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February 13 - 14, 2015
Historic Franklin Street
W Franklin St, Evansville, IN, 47712

It's a wild weekend of beads, bands, booze and bawdy fun! The Franklin Street Mardi Gras Crawl and Grand Parade brings New Orleans to the Midwest!

Disney on Ice: Princess & Heroes

February 19, 2015
Ford Center
1 SE 7th Street, Evansville , IN, 47708 Website

Join Ariel and Eric, Aurora and Philip, Jasmine and Aladdin, Elsa, Anna and Olaf, Cinderella, Belle, Snow White, Rapunzel and Tiana as they make their dreams come true! High flying jumps, daring acrobats and more! 

Disney on Ice: Princess & Heroes

February 20, 2015
Ford Center
1 SE 7th Street, Evansville , IN, 47708 Website

Join Ariel and Eric, Aurora and Philip, Jasmine and Aladdin, Elsa, Anna and Olaf, Cinderella, Belle, Snow White, Rapunzel and Tiana as they make their dreams come true! High flying jumps, daring acrobats and more! 

Disney on Ice: Princess & Heroes

February 21, 2015
Ford Center
1 SE 7th Street, Evansville , IN, 47708 Website

Join Ariel and Eric, Aurora and Philip, Jasmine and Aladdin, Elsa, Anna and Olaf, Cinderella, Belle, Snow White, Rapunzel and Tiana as they make their dreams come true! High flying jumps, daring acrobats and more! 

Disney on Ice: Princess & Heroes

February 21, 2015
Ford Center
1 SE 7th Street, Evansville , IN, 47708 Website

Join Ariel and Eric, Aurora and Philip, Jasmine and Aladdin, Elsa, Anna and Olaf, Cinderella, Belle, Snow White, Rapunzel and Tiana as they make their dreams come true! High flying jumps, daring acrobats and more! 

Disney on Ice: Princess & Heroes

February 21, 2015
Ford Center
1 SE 7th Street, Evansville , IN, 47708 Website

Join Ariel and Eric, Aurora and Philip, Jasmine and Aladdin, Elsa, Anna and Olaf, Cinderella, Belle, Snow White, Rapunzel and Tiana as they make their dreams come true! High flying jumps, daring acrobats and more! 

Disney on Ice: Princess & Heroes

February 22, 2015
Ford Center
1 SE 7th Street, Evansville , IN, 47708 Website

Join Ariel and Eric, Aurora and Philip, Jasmine and Aladdin, Elsa, Anna and Olaf, Cinderella, Belle, Snow White, Rapunzel and Tiana as they make their dreams come true! High flying jumps, daring acrobats and more! 

Disney on Ice: Princess & Heroes

February 22, 2015
Ford Center
1 SE 7th Street, Evansville , IN, 47708 Website

Join Ariel and Eric, Aurora and Philip, Jasmine and Aladdin, Elsa, Anna and Olaf, Cinderella, Belle, Snow White, Rapunzel and Tiana as they make their dreams come true! High flying jumps, daring acrobats and more! 

20th Annual Celebration of Leadership

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March 12, 2015
Old National Events Plaza
715 Locust St., Evansville, IN, 47713 Website
20th Annual Celebration of Leadership brought to you by Leadership Evansville is a process and an annual event whereby Leadership Evansville publicly seeks out and honors individuals, organizations, projects, and businesses who make significant, collaborative contributions to our community.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Disney Live in Concert

May 16 - 17, 2015
Victory Theatre
600 Main Street, Evansville, IN, 47708 Website

Screen of Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl with live accompaniment by the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra! 

The Blue Angels at Shrinersfest!

June 25 - 28, 2015
Riverfront/Dress Plaza
Downtown Evansville, Evansville, IN, 47708 Website

The Blue Angels flight team will bring their incredibly popular air show back to Shrinersfest in 2015! Stay tuned for more details about this stellar event. 

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